I'm pretty sure gut strings are discouraged for anyone besides advanced players. However, how harmful would it be for a beginner to use them?
I guess first I should say why I want them. I want the quietest, warmest, smoothest sounding strings. I don't need volume, in fact, the less the better. Money isn't an issue. I understand you have to tune them often, but that's not complicated. I understand they are finicky, but one could just take great care.
Anyway, can a beginner use gut strings? I will talk to my teacher but I don't see her for two weeks and I'm just doing some research.
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